Music Doing Good Around the Globe

For the past two summers, scholarship recipient Zoe Zhang has traveled to China’s Xinjiang province where she worked closely with the children of a small Central Asian ethnic minority called the Uyghur people. The Uyghurs are Muslim Turks, who identify more with the Turkish countries surrounding the region than China itself. They are often discriminated […]

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Ensuring the Next Generation of Musicians are Given a Chance to Thrive

Music Doing Good Applications for Scholarships are Available Online NOW! Music Doing Good knows that students who study music experience profound cognitive benefits that last a lifetime, evidenced not only by heightened aptitudes in math, science and languages, but also life skills such as collaboration, leadership and critical thinking. Houston-area music students in 4th-12th grade, […]

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2018 Scholarship Applications Coming January 4th!

Music Doing Good is proud to announce that applications for our 2018 Scholarships will be available starting January 4th on musicdoinggood.org! In 2017, our scholarship program awarded over 100 scholarships to Houston students in grades 4-12 who wish to pursue additional music education. These scholarships are awarded to students showing financial need, artistic merit, and […]

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Christmas Comes Early For Music Students at Hastings High School

Music Doing Good with Instruments will grant instruments that were needed to sustain the orchestra program at Hastings High School. A total of 32 instruments will delivered including violins, violas, digital keyboards, cellos, and upright bases valued at more than $11,000. Music Doing Good with Instruments began with a single instrument donation that was redistributed […]

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Connections with the Students We Serve

At Music Doing Good, the children we serve mean the world to us. They truly become part of our family. The connections we make with these children have just as profound of an effect on the staff as they do on the children. From our scholarship recipients to our instrument recipients and those that participate […]

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Words of Thanks from Roberts Middle School

After Hurricane Harvey, Fred Roberts Middle School in Pasadena ISD was one of the first schools that we heard from in need of help. Many of the students’ families lost their homes, cars and most of their possessions — including their instruments. Music teacher, Mrs. Debbie McKelvey, was determined to keep her students playing. She […]

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Holiday Shopping = Music Scholarships!

Make plans now to attend our upcoming concert, “Generosity,” on December 7th and get your holiday shopping done simultaneously!  All proceeds from the event will send music students to University of St. Thomas, University of Houston, Texas Southern University and Houston Community College! Here are just some of the incredible items on which you can […]

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Answering the Call

After Hurricane Harvey, it was clear that the loss of homes, schools, parks, concert venues, office buildings and even a television station was wide scale and that it would be months before everyone returned to their “new normal.” So many Houstonians were displaced and schools would take weeks to open, but not before some serious […]

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